[postgis-users] Cities returning as number values.
barry.mccall+postgis at gmail.com
Mon Jan 12 12:58:57 PST 2015
I figured as much, but wanted to check.
On Mon, Jan 12, 2015 at 3:45 PM, Stephen Woodbridge <woodbri at swoodbridge.com
> On 1/12/2015 2:16 PM, Barry McCall wrote:
>> Hello everyone!
>> When reverse geocoding the points below the address returned is "1143
>> Rafter Rd, 3, TN 37385"
>> SELECT pprint_addy(r.addy) FROM
>> 35.3702011108)',4269),true) As r;
>> Is this bad census data, an anomaly, or postGIS issue? Or possibly user
>> error on my part?
> Hi Barry,
> My reverse geocoder (not the postgis version) using Tiger 2014 data
> lon = -84.23022580144594
> lat = 35.369982395410545
> address = 1152 Rafter Rd
> village = TELLICO PLAINS
> city = 3
> county = Monroe
> state = TN
> country = US
> postcode = 37385
> distance = 22.583276897
> linkid = 85310215
> City is determined based on the county subdivision name and in some states
> this is just a number. I get the village name by looking up the zipcode
> and getting its name.
> This is just the Census data doing its funky thing.
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